Hastings Museum Largest municipal museum between Chicago & Denver
  • HM Up Close

    Movie Poster

    George (Jack Lemmon) and his wife, Gwen (Sandy Dennis), fly to New York City for a job interview. After their ... Read Article »

    Apollo 11 movie
    Apollo 11

    Coming to the Super Screen May 2019 Apollo 11, the mission that sent Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to the moon, ... Read Article »

    How to Train You Dragon 3
    How to Train Your Dragon 3

    Now chief and ruler of Berk, Hiccup has created a gloriously chaotic dragon utopia. When the sudden appearance of female ... Read Article »

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  • Events at the Museum


    OwlNature’s Educators | Tuesday, April 23 | 11 am & 6:30 pm | Join us as we learn about a handful of fascinating birds! Meet live animals such as hawks, owls and vultures. Learn about their adaptations, diets, personal histories and get the chance to see them up close.

    Official Selection of the Sandy Dennis Film FestivalSandy Dennis Film Festival | April 26-28
    Hastings Museum has announced it will be the venue for the Sandy Dennis Film Festival. The event kicks off on Friday night with a presentation honoring Dennis and a screening of one of her classic films, The Out of Towners. There will be five blocks of films: Saturday morning, two on Saturday afternoon, Saturday evening and a final session as well as awards on Sunday afternoon.

    Summer Fun 2019 | Registration Now Open | This summer, get up close with art, science, history, and more!  Classes fill quickly, call today. Online registration now available:  click here to register!

    Family Feeling Tylosaurus SkullLow Sensory Sundays | Every Sunday Morning | Hastings Museum is debuting Low Sensory Sundays! Each Sunday from 9 am to noon, the Museum will lower sounds and lights, and post signs on interactive exhibits that communicate which buttons will trigger audio.

    FREE First Friday | April 5  | 5-8p
    On First Friday you can now enjoy a FREE planetarium show at 6pm. Sponsored by Quality Sound & Communications, admission is FREE for everyone from 5-8pm! Don’t miss our 6 pm large-format film for only $5!

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